ICAR to screen crop varieties in neighbouring countries to check resistance

Due to an increase in pest & insect attacks on crops, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has started measures to screen few crop varieties in the neighbouring countries to check their resistance to new pest attacks so that they can be directly promoted for farming. ICAR, Director General, Tril...Read more

BASF launches herbicide to fight resistant Phalaris weed in wheat

  BASF launched Zidua®, a new pre-emergent herbicide for wheat, which offers farmers a much-needed solution for controlling one of the most problematic weeds in their fields – Phalaris.Its unique mode of action delivers superior management of resistant Phalaris. It offers fast and long-lasting cont...Read more

Bayer launches latest fungicide innovation iblon™ technology

Bayer has announced that its latest fungicide innovation marketed under the iblon™ technology brand has received first registration worldwide from the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries. iblon™ technology is based on the active ingredient isoflucypram, a member of a new subclass in the family ...Read more

FarmHannong launched herbicide Critel in India

The special qualities of Critel®’are such as ‘extremely low’ pytotoxicity and powerful result through its definitive selectivity on rice. Especially, the product can control Echinochloa crus-galli even with 5 leaf stage as well as Leptochloa chinensis, which are resistant to most exiting herb...Read more